Full display

show table of content
Ergonomic standard
  • Abstract:
    This document specifies dimensions as well as methods for determination of dimensions for height-adjustable swivelling industry work chairs. It applies to industrial work chairs in commercial areas, e. g. in production, assembly, manufacturing, clean rooms, laboratories, and areas where electro static discharge poses an increased risk. It does not apply to standing aids, stools or chairs in offices and households.
  • Document number:
    DIN 68877-1
  • Issuing date:
  • Document type:
  • Title:
    Industry work chair - Part 1: Dimensions, Determination of dimensions
  • Replaces:
    DIN 68877-1(2016-05); DIN 68877-1/A1(2019-12)
  • Author:
    Timber and Furniture Standards Committee
  • Search term:
    Adjustable; Angles of slope; Anthropometry; Back of seat; Bearing surface; Chairs; Definitions; Dimensions; Ergonomics; Height; Impact; Instructions for use; Length; Loading; Mechanical crimping; Operating stations; Revolving chairs; Seating heights; Shear positions; Shearing; Shock absorbing; Shoring; Specification (approval); Squeeze positions; Statics; Stays; Supports for the arm; Swelling; Tilt; Underframes; Width; Working chairs; Working places
  • Application areas:
    01.05 Arbeitsmöbel; 36.10 Biomechanik
  • Hazards:
    AB Terminologische Festlegungen in Normen mit Arbeitsschutzbezug; DA Mechanische Gefährdungen im Allgemeinen; HF Mangelhafte Kennzeichnungen; HI Mangelhafte Gebrauchsanweisungen und Betriebsanleitungen
  • ICS:
    97.140 Furniture
  • Price:
    106,90 EUR
  • Cross references:
    DIN 33402-2 (2020-12); DIN 68877-2 (2016-05); DIN EN 1728 (2014-02); DIN EN ISO 14738 (2020-05); DIN EN 1335-1 (2023-07)
  • Cited in:
    DGUV Information 208-002 (2021-11)
  • Update flag: